Eric Clinton Clark
December 5, 1969 ~ April 9, 2014
Born December 5, 1969, entered into rest on April 9, 2014. He attended Omak School Kindergarten through twelfth grade, graduating in 1988 from Omak High School. He was active in sports, playing basketball, baseball and football. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and family gatherings. He was an avid guitar player. He played in different bands in the Coulee Dam and Spokane areas. He enjoyed cooking shows and loved to cook, especially barbecuing. He attended Spokane Falls Community College, graduating in 1991, with an AA Degree. He furthered his education at Eastern Washington University, graduating in 1997, with a BA Degree in Developmental Child Psychology and Social Work. He held various jobs, including CIPP Mill, Roofing, and Carpet installer. He worked at DSHS offices of Division of Disabilities, Child Protective Services, Vocational Rehabilitation, Financial Service Specialist and Clerical. He was also employed with the Colville Tribe as a Caseworker with the TANF and Child Support programs. His most recent job was with the Colville Tribe Head Start Program.
He is survived by his daughter, Miranda R. Clark of Omak, WA; parents, Dale and Lorraine Clark, sister, Ronda (Dale), and brother, Dwayne (Tammy), all of Omak; along with his nephews, Devin and Derek Palmanteer of Omak, WA, William Marchand of Boise, ID and Rhylee Marchand of Moscow, ID. He is also survived by numerous relatives of the Clark, Squetimkin, Adolph, Manuel, Brown, Hahn, Simpson, Nicholson and Tonasket families.
We would like to thank the Brewster Harmony House for all that they have done for Eric and our family. It was greatly appreciated.
Rosary will be held on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. at the Catholic Longhouse in Omak. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, April 14, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Mission Catholic Church, with Burial at St. Mary’s Mission, with dinner to follow at the Catholic Longhouse. Precht-Harrison-Nearents Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.